March 2009
NAFE Magazine;Spring2009, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p34
The article narrates the story of Monica Luechtefeld who built an e-commerce business at Office Depot using her background in biological sciences and chemistry. It features how she helped in launching Office Depot's web site. Luechtefeld shares how she manages to balance her role as an executive vice president of global e-commerce and as a mother. She also shares her five-year vision for global e-commerce and suggests ways to find the right company that provides good opportunity for exposure and growth.


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